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Dunfermline North by-election, 2015

SNP hold

A by-election was held for the Dunfermline North ward of Fife Council on 26 November 2015 following the resignation of SNP Cllr David Mogg.

Ian Ferguson held the seat for the SNP.

Result

SNP
43.5%
Labour
29.6%
Conservative
12.5%
Liberal Democrats
9.5%
Green
2.6%
UKIP
2.4%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs % Change
SNP Ian Ferguson 1,056 43.5% +11.9% Elected
Labour Joe Long 719 29.6% -18.6%
Conservative James Reekie 304 12.5% +5.9%
Liberal Democrats James Calder 230 9.5% -4.1%
Green Lewis Campbell 63 2.6% n/a
UKIP Chloanne Dodds 58 2.4% n/a
Turnout: 24.1% (-13.5%) - Swing: 15.3% Lab to SNP


Transfers

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6
Ian Ferguson 1,056 1,062 1,083 1,122 1,144 1,337
Joe Long 719 722 733 805 912
James Reekie 304 319 321 389
James Calder 230 235 253
Lewis Campbell 63 72
Chloanne Dodds 58
Non-transferable 0 20 40 114 374 1,093
Quota: 1,216


2012 Result

Seats

Labour
2
SNP
1

First Preference Votes

Labour
48.2%
SNP
31.6%
Liberal Democrats
13.6%
Conservative
6.6%

Party Candidate 1st Prefs %
SNP David Mogg 1,204 31.6% Elected
Labour Helen Law 997 26.1% Elected
Labour William Campbell 844 22.1% Elected
Liberal Democrats James Calder 518 13.6%
Conservative Graeme Whyte 253 6.6%
Turnout: 37.6%


Blog

By-Election Preview on Scottish Elections Blog

Forum

By-election Thread on Vote UK Forum



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